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World Football Elo Ratings: Biggest Upsets

World Football Elo Ratings: Biggest Upsets
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August 28
1920
Norway
England
3
1
Olympic Games
in Belgium
+83
-83
1613
1870
+5
0
17
1
May 29
1924
Sweden
Belgium
8
1
Olympic Games
in France
+91
-91
1727
1673
+8
-9
13
19
June 04
1928
Italy
Spain
7
1
Olympic Games
in the Netherlands
+88
-88
1849
1814
+6
-3
5
6
July 14
1930
Yugoslavia
Brazil
2
1
World Cup
in Uruguay
+47
-47
1622
1758
+8
-2
21
11
May 27
1934
Sweden
Argentina
3
2
World Cup
in Italy
+51
-51
1739
1938
+3
-1
13
2
June 07
1934
Germany
Austria
3
2
World Cup
in Italy
+48
-48
1792
1929
+3
-2
9
3
August 07
1936
Germany
Norway
0
2
Olympic Games
in Germany
-74
+74
1775
1756
-3
+2
10
13
December 07
1943
Guatemala
Costa Rica
3
2
CCCF Championship
in El Salvador
+46
-46
1421
1746
+6
-3
53
15
August 05
1948
Denmark
Italy
5
3
Olympic Games
in England
+75
-75
1798
1921
+7
-1
11
3
April 17
1949
Bolivia
Uruguay
3
2
Copa América
in Brazil
+47
-47
1412
1774
+10
-2
61
12
June 29
1950
United States
England
1
0
World Cup
in Brazil
+57
-57
1567
1949
+10
0
37
2
July 16
1950
Brazil
Uruguay
1
2
World Cup
in Brazil
-52
+52
1973
1840
0
+5
2
9
March 14
1953
Nicaragua
Panama
2
0
CCCF Championship
in Costa Rica
+68
-68
1011
1284
+1
-13
121
96
December 01
1956
Australia
India
2
4
Olympic Games
in Australia
-70
+70
1535
1553
-18
+11
52
47
March 17
1957
Colombia
Uruguay
1
0
Copa América
in Peru
+48
-48
1374
1853
+9
0
83
5
June 15
1958
Czechoslovakia
Argentina
6
1
World Cup
in Sweden
+84
-84
1899
1880
+6
-4
5
7
June 17
1958
Wales
Hungary
2
1
World Cup
in Sweden
+50
-50
1756
1935
+6
0
16
2
June 07
1962
Mexico
Czechoslovakia
3
1
World Cup
in Chile
+71
-71
1808
1895
+4
-4
14
7
March 17
1963
Paraguay
Brazil
2
0
Copa América
in Bolivia
+71
-71
1715
2080
+9
0
21
1
July 19
1966
North Korea
Italy
1
0
World Cup
in England
+47
-47
1745
1868
+6
-2
19
8
October 13
1968
Israel
Ghana
5
3
Olympic Games
in Mexico
+71
-71
1576
1663
+18
-10
48
31
June 22
1974
West Germany
East Germany
0
1
World Cup
in West Germany
-50
+50
2028
1951
-1
+2
2
5
September 30
1975
Brazil
Peru
1
3
Copa América
in Brazil
-69
+69
1961
1766
-1
+6
4
22
June 11
1978
Scotland
Netherlands
3
2
World Cup
in Argentina
+47
-47
1874
2000
+3
-2
11
3
June 21
1978
Austria
West Germany
3
2
World Cup
in Argentina
+47
-47
1852
1984
+2
-1
13
4
July 26
1979
Bolivia
Brazil
2
1
Copa América
in Bolivia
+46
-46
1614
2062
+8
0
46
1
February 27
1980
Fiji
New Zealand
4
0
Oceania Nations Cup
in New Caledonia
+82
-82
1273
1448
+26
-17
121
79
June 16
1982
Algeria
West Germany
2
1
World Cup
in Spain
+55
-55
1696
2013
+9
0
29
2
June 25
1982
Spain
Northern Ireland
0
1
World Cup
in Spain
-48
+48
1802
1753
-6
+5
17
22
July 05
1982
Italy
Brazil
3
2
World Cup
in Spain
+49
-49
1925
2080
+2
0
6
1
June 14
1990
Cameroon
Romania
2
1
World Cup
in Italy
+49
-49
1704
1867
+7
-5
30
10
June 16
1990
Scotland
Sweden
2
1
World Cup
in Italy
+47
-47
1712
1846
+9
-10
27
16
June 20
1990
Costa Rica
Sweden
2
1
World Cup
in Italy
+49
-49
1639
1797
+7
-4
42
17
June 24
1990
Argentina
Brazil
1
0
World Cup
in Italy
+46
-46
1837
1956
+3
-2
17
3
June 29
1994
Saudi Arabia
Belgium
1
0
World Cup
in the United States
+46
-46
1699
1811
+5
-6
30
19
June 13
1998
Nigeria
Spain
3
2
World Cup
in France
+51
-51
1744
1954
+10
-1
23
4
June 23
1998
Norway
Brazil
2
1
World Cup
in France
+47
-47
1907
2044
+3
0
9
1
May 31
2002
Senegal
France
1
0
World Cup
in South Korea
+54
-54
1751
2020
+12
0
27
1
June 17
2006
Ghana
Czechia
2
0
World Cup
in Germany
+81
-81
1680
1898
+9
-7
45
10
June 16
2010
Switzerland
Spain
1
0
World Cup
in South Africa
+53
-53
1789
2037
+9
-1
17
2
June 24
2010
Slovakia
Italy
3
2
World Cup
in South Africa
+49
-49
1657
1826
+7
-4
45
13
June 14
2014
Costa Rica
Uruguay
3
1
World Cup
in Brazil
+69
-69
1761
1829
+10
-4
25
14
July 08
2014
Brazil
Germany
1
7
World Cup
in Brazil
-82
+82
2019
2182
-3
+1
4
1